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... For the past 4 months or so I have experienced some major discomfort in my abdominal area where the liver is located. Does this mean that the Hep C is no longer dormant and I am beginning to show signs of symptoms? ... (2 replies)
... s awareness of the potential for acetaminophen to cause liver damage or injury. ... (6 replies)
... one being minor stage, 4 meaning trouble, as the liver has reached Cirrhosis, fibrosis is the stages of your liver being damaged. ... (12 replies)

... If you have hep c AND you have elevated iron levels, this combination is especially likely to lead to liver damage, yes. For this reason, everybody who tests pos. for hep c usually gets iron levels checked, too. ... (12 replies)
To thanbey
Oct 19, 2002
... I am a 48 year old female, HepC Positive 20 plus years, genotype 1a, viral load 4,670,000 and last month my biopsy came back with 0 liver disease. The lab report didn't have any thing in detail such as stages, and it didn't say anything about portal hypertension. Nada, Zilch. ... (4 replies)
... ailment that afflicts more than 1 million Americans. Coupled with other approvals over the past five years, doctors have an ambitious set of treatments to battle liver ailments that threaten the lives of about 1.5 percent of the American population. ... (3 replies)
... If your tests so far show little or no liver damage, there is probably NO reason to worry. not for now, anyway, and with any luck at all, not for a long time. ... (17 replies)
... Because of his drinking, not taking care of his liver...we opted for the liver biopsy. Biopsy showed minimal liver damage. Out of stages 1,2,3,4 he was borderlining a 2. Whew....a relief. ... (4 replies)
... Hi DJ Steele Has your doctor ever mentioned milk thistle which is an herb to help with liver function My brother who had end stage chirosis from HepC and had been on it and myself for Lyme treatment antibiotics which can cause liver damage but I am doing well with that along with taking b-12 shots IV therapy antibiotics and several supplements My husband had HepC four... (16 replies)
... is fibrosis going on to the early stages of cirrhosis. However not many of my readings refer that much to the grading part of the biopsy. ... (8 replies)
... isease. Well...I wish you the best in deciding what to do. Whatever you decide...no one will discourage you. It's not an easy decision. You are at very early stages of liver damage...and if you choose to wait until your next liver biopsy to decide, let me say that all I have ever heard is that hcv progression is very slow. ... (7 replies)
Hepatitis C test
Apr 3, 2002
... The liver enzymes are not a certain signal, but in general low is better than high. ... (41 replies)
Hepatitis C test
Apr 1, 2002
... o add my thoughts. My hubby has Hep C dx about three years ago, he has had it probably 20 to 30 years. He did everything wrong. He should have had a very damaged liver even without the hep, but instead he has the early stages of liver damage. My daughter and I were tested also. Mine came back negative, my daughter positive. ... (41 replies)
... Fibrosis and cirrhosis are the same process. It is a scale leading to cirrhosis and then there are stages of cirrhosis. ... (18 replies)
... rtain factors that could possibly effect the progression of the virus in relation to damage, cirrhosis and cancer is concerned but it is to early in the research stages to say defiantly if and how much influence these situations have. ... (3 replies)
... ible. We know now that, in some instances, it may be reversable by Pegasys. This is one of the things that makes this drug exciting and different. It targets the liver specifically instead of scattering interferon everywhere in the body. ... (1 replies)
... ible. We know now that, in some instances, it may be reversable by Pegasys. This is one of the things that makes this drug exciting and different. It targets the liver specifically instead of scattering interferon everywhere in the body. ... (12 replies)
... Hi 50 I will see if he will go back for another biopsy . he did have one and then maybe if he won't go I could at least get him to have run the liver funtion tests maybe they would show something if there is anything He goes to his GP today . I don't know what else to do except keep noticing and if it gets worse make him go back I have to go to an appointment tommorow for... (17 replies)
... and biliruben tests. A liver biopsy was taken after the Hep C test confirmed I had Hep C. ... (17 replies)
... nt with the same symptoms as any other hepatitis, including the viral hepatitises. It can also result in cirrhosis, which simply means scarring of the liver, and liver failure if it progresses. ... (1 replies)




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